Global icon, award-winning singer, songwriter, producer, actress, mother, daughter, sister, storyteller, and artist Mariah Carey finally tells the unfiltered story of her life.
Mariah Carey is an American artist of Black and Irish ancestry. She is an award-winning singer, songwriter, producer, actress, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. She has recorded fifteen studio albums and holds numerous industry records, including the most number one singles of any solo artist in history. She has received many accolades, honours, and distinctions throughout her career, including the Congressional Award for her charitable work with youth through the Fresh Air Fund's Camp Mariah. She is an inductee into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Carey remains forever thankful and fiercely loyal to her global family of fans. Ms Carey is the mother of two children, Moroccan and Monroe.
Captivating . . . Carey recounts many of the worst parts of her
life with a deadpan, self-aware wit . . . a carefully pieced
together self-portrait of one of this generations most
fascinatingly idiosyncratic, frequently misunderstood artists *
A perfectly pitched modern pop autobiography, addressing tough, timely issues of racism, sexism, power and trauma with humanity and candour . . . With The Meaning of Mariah Carey, she proves once again that she is what she has always wanted to be: a class act * Sunday Times *
Blistering * Daily Mail *
It is all quite wonderful * The Times *
Carey's memoir is an incisive, entertaining, and impressively well-written account of her road from poverty and obscurity to superstardom * New Yorker *
Mariah Carey's memoir is her best performance yet * Los Angeles Times *
The Meaning of Mariah Carey is an instant classic of pop diva lit * Rolling Stone *
Page-turning . . . A wholly entertaining tale of a woman who made a harmony out of the discordant elements of her life -- Time magazine
Mariah Carey's new book makes it official: We are in the golden age of the celebrity memoir * New York Post *